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About Mokolodi Backpackers

About Mokolodi Backpackers

Mokolodi Backpackers is located 10kms southwest of the capital city of Gaborone, and is a short walk to Mokolodi Nature Reserve.Set in rugged semi-arid African bushveld and surrounded by an abundance of indigenous flora and fauna, Mokolodi Backpackers’ offers comfortable and affordable self-catering accommodation and campsites, together with attentive service and warm and friendly hospitality.The accommodation comprises a luxury rondavel with en-suite facilities, thatched cottages with two single beds in each; two-sleeper timber huts; four-sleeper timber units with bunks; a single unit; and te

 Sleeps 43
Type: Backpacker
Check-in: 14:00
Check-out: 11:00
Reviews: 87 reviews
 Minimum stay: 1 Days

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Guest Reviews

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laumari de wet
May 2022
One of the best packpackers I have ever been to. Would recommend Mokolodi for anyone visiting Gaberone. Young and old will enjoy this stay very much!!! ESTABLISHMENT RESPONSE: Dear Laumari, thank you so much for your lovely review. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Warm regards, Sonne
jenna collett
February 2021
I really enjoyed my stay at Mokolodi Backpackers. I stayed in the single chalet with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities for one week. Highlights: Fantastically clean bathroom, kitchen, and room. Enjoyed the practical furnishings in the room and the bed was comfortable. Welcoming, relaxed and friendly staff who I always enjoyed chatting to. Within two kilometers of the Mokolodi Game Reserve,... Read more
thato san
December 2020
Awesome stuff and very nice owner😍
michael cooper
September 2019
We recently stayed at this amazing place. It is really well maintained and the owner is hands on ensuring everything is just right.It’s super relaxed and very very clean.Well done to the owner Heidrick
elaine mofokeng
August 2019
The place is super clean with great customer service!


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Garden
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Tswana (Setswana)
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Mokolodi Backpackers location

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Mokolodi Backpackers is 13.1km from the centre of Gaborone , the nearest airport 22.5km (Sir Seretse Khama International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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